Posts Tagged ‘Punch Newspapers’

Breaking Times ends use of “President Buhari” in all Publications, Supports Punch Newspaper

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 11, 2019
In Total Support of Punch Newspaper , other news mediums and platforms the editorial board of The Breaking Times has directed that henceforth we shall no longer use the term “President Buhari” or “Government” these words shall be replaced with the words “RULER” and “REGIME” This takes effect immediately.

BREAKING: Punch Newspapers reverts to Buhari’s old name as Military dictator in all their publications

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 11, 2019
A major Nigerian news outlet, Punch Newspapers has reverted to Buhari’s old name as Military dictator in all their publications. This was announced on her PUNCH EDITORIAL TODAY. “As a symbolic demonstration of our protest against autocracy and military-style repression, PUNCH (all our print newspapers, The PUNCH, Saturday PUNCH, Sunday PUNCH, PUNCH Sports Extra, and […]

Presidency Orders recall of expelled PUNCH Reporter

by Breaking Timeson April 25, 2017
The Presidency has ordered the recall of the Correspondent of Punch Newspapers, Olalekan Adetayo, attached to the State House, Abuja, barely 10 hours after his expulsion from the beat. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, confirmed this development in a message addressed to the Chairman of the […]

Tacopina Commences Legal Action in the US Against Sahara Reporters Over Defamation of Obanikoro

by Breaking Timeson February 20, 2015
By Yemi Adebowale | News Editor Tacopina & Seigel, New York based lawyers have initiated legal action against online newspaper Sahara Reporters for defaming the person of former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro after the media outfit published an audio recording where Senator Obanikoro allegedly had a conversation with other individuals over […]

Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Premium Times, Punch Newspapers for N1 Billion

by Breaking Timeson February 11, 2015
Former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has gone to court to seek redress over a case of defamation of character by online newspapers Sahara Reporters and Premium Times. Joined in the suit are Punch Newspapers Ltd., Omoyele Sowore, Publisher of Sahara Reporters and Festus Owete, General Editor at Premium Times. The defendants […]

Terrorism: Media War Against the Nigerian Military

by Breaking Timeson October 3, 2014
By Deji Adeyanju   One would have thought that if there is a party to cheer, it should be the nation’s military; if there is a propaganda to promote it should be to the advantage of our military; and if there is any party that should be targeted for demoralization, it should be without thinking, […]